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Mark Twain
Adventures of Huckleberry finn
Webster, 1885 First Edition, First Printing with the important first issue points. The points present are:Copyright 1884 presentHeliotype Printing Co. imprint is present With 174 illustrationsThe heading for chapter 6, on p. 9 reads "decided(later this was corrected to "Decides" P. 13 "him and another man" reference is to p. 88 not 87 p. 57, 11 lines up, says ".with the was." not .with the sawP 58 'touched' has broken typeP. 143 no L first line, in line 7 down from the top part of b in "body" is missing P. 155 there is a font difference in the final 5 in 155P 59 line 11 w/ broken type, line 10 missing 't' in "let"P 161 lacks 11final leaf is blankThe following errors I've found in my copy:P 23 line 25 broken type in "something"P 78 line 25 broken type in "couldn't" P 40 First word "u" in "up" is damagedP 146 line 6 "t" added to the word "didn't" appears to have been added later like the 5 on page 155A beautiful copy that has wear to the edges and corners. The pages are clean with no writing, marks or bookplates except for a few numbers in pencil see pictures.Gilt is present, binding square and tight edge wear to bottom front and rear cover.No writing in book itself.No foxing.A lovely copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION
Bookseller: AZ Rare Books [U.S.A.]
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